Mrs. Chan S. N., 37, is a villager in Lekh Pram village in Kandal province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to grow rice and herbs to sell to support her family. This is the season to grow herbs, but she hasn't had enough money to support it. So to improve production, Mrs. Chan S. N. is asking for a loan to help grow herbs this year. She is a widow with three children, all of whom are students, and they are helping their mother’s business.
Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.